Photos of wor 'beloved'? owner givin 'Harvey Smith style gestures' to Toon fans ootside a Ponteland Italian restaurant to the north of Newcasil (pronoonced 'Pon-tee-land') are deein the roonds!
A meetin with Rafa and the 'gang' woz arranged 'to clear the air' in the full glare of a tv crew and paparazzi zoom lenz cameras (how did they find oot?)
News spread like wildfire and before lang the anti 'Fat Controller brigade' were on the scene with their banners!
|RAFA ARRIVES FOR HIZ 'HAPPY HOUR' PIZZA!|
When wor owner appeared after the meal (a 'finger lickin' £5:95 pizza!---ne expense spared!) he woz heckled and booood by the dozen or so fans who had made a bee-line for Pon-tee-land---and hiz partin gesture az he got into a car, woz to stick 2 fingers up to the protesters!
This tells yoo everything yoo need to know just wot he 'finks' aboot wor fans!
*Harvey Smith woz a showjumper in the 1970s who famously stuck 2 fingers up at judges in a competition!